CHESHIRE, Conn. (WTNH)– Police responded to the Webb School in Cheshire after a child took off on foot before entering the school Monday morning.
Police say a parent was dropping off her child at the school around 9:15 AM when the child got out of the car and ran down Jarvis Street.
The child’s mother and the school staff immediately chased after the child.
911 was also called by a school clinician and first responders arrived moments later.
The child was found by the school’s support coordinator and a teacher’s assistant 15 minutes later in the backyard of a home.
The child was unharmed.